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Wave of Women Column: New FDA Approved Postpartum Depression Drug Won’t Be Accessible For Most Women

Wave of Women Column: New FDA Approved Postpartum Depression Drug Won’t Be Accessible For Most Women

Destinee Scott, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

For the first time ever, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a postpartum depression drug, which experts say offers new hope to women and physicians — but the cost of it is a huge chunk of the salary of an average American. The intravenous infusion of the drug, brexanolone, which will co...

FDA Approves the First “Spray-on-Skin”

Helga Golemi, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018

Alright you ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ fans, rejoice in this. Jackson Avery may or may not have unintentionally predicted the future of surgical medicine. The FDA (Food and Drug Administration) recently approved a new product, called ReCell, designed to treat severe burns to the body all with a single s...

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